Why is there an energy crisis?

Published:  10 Feb 2022    |      Last updated:  05 Sep 2022    |      2 minute read
While gas and oil companies report billions worth of profits, vulnerable households are faced with rising costs and impossible choices. Find out why we’re facing an energy crisis, who’s to blame and what we can do about it.

Fuelling war: Friends of the Earth Mozambique update us on the real cost of gas power

Published:  01 Dec 2021    |      4 minute read
Ahead of our court case on 7 December challenging UK Export Finance’s decision to fund a mega gas project in Mozambique, we spoke to our friends at Justiça Ambiental (JA! or Friends of the Earth Mozambique) to understand the impact this project has already had on local communities – and what to expect if it goes ahead. Read the first-hand account by Anabela Lemos, the Director of JA!.

COP26: 3 ways the Glasgow Climate Pact fails us - and excludes justice

Published:  16 Nov 2021    |      4 minute read
After two long weeks of negotiations at COP26, the United Nations Climate Talks, the Glasgow Climate Pact was signed. Unfortunately, it didn’t deliver the ambitious, bold and justice-led solutions to the climate crisis that we needed. We unpack the promises made and compare them to what’s needed to tackle the climate catastrophe we’re facing.

Who is most affected by the climate crisis?

Published:  21 Sep 2021    |      Last updated:  05 Sep 2022    |      3 minute read
Ahead of the UN climate talks, we look at the communities who are often overlooked when we talk about the climate crisis. We're all impacted, but those impacts are felt differently depending on who, and where, you are. Find out how.